Lives, lore from the banks of Narmada

Gond art exhibition displays mesmerising frames inspired by the tales of the tribe

published on : 19th October 2022

Gujarat CM stirs controversy, calls Medha Patkar an 'Urban Naxal'

Medha Patkar is the founder member of the movement called Narmada Bachao Andolan in three states, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Gujarat.

published on : 28th August 2022

Farmers 'seize' office property of Gujarat government entity over pending land compensation

The farmers hailing from the Vadodara district had given their land to the state government for the construction of the Narmada canal over 34 years ago, but have yet to receive the full compensation.

published on : 8th August 2022

Maharashtra bus not over-speeding when it fell into Narmada river: MSRTC

At least 12 passengers were killed after the bus fell off the bridge between Khalghat and Thigari in the Dhar district, a few hours after it left for Amalner in Maharashtra from Indore.

published on : 19th July 2022

12 killed as Maharashtra-bound bus falls into Narmada river in Madhya Pradesh

The bus, belonging to the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC), was believed to be carrying 30 to 32 people, another official said.

published on : 18th July 2022

MP: FIR against Medha Patkar, 11 others for 'misuse' of funds; she denies allegations

A case was registered against Medha Patkar and others following a private complaint, in which the complainant has provided some documents.

published on : 10th July 2022

It’s official: Gujarat government scraps Tapi-Narmada river-linking project

Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel announced his government's decision to junk the project, 'respecting the sentiments of tribals'.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Madhya Pradesh: Now, outfit seeks ban on non-Hindus at Narmada ghats

Yogesh Agrawal, state president of the saffron outfit Hindu Dharma Sena, has accused non-Hindus of 'polluting the holiness' of the river by venturing into it wearing shoes and slippers.

published on : 8th May 2022

Will intensify stir until Centre clarifies stand on cancelling Tapi project: Congress

Ahead of the Assembly election in Gujarat, the ruling BJP is facing heat over the Par-Tapi-Narmada river-linking project.

published on : 31st March 2022

Tribals in Gujarat intensify protest against Par-Tapi Narmada river-linking project

The protest against the Par -Tapi Narmada river-linking project proposed by the Centre in South Gujarat seems to be gaining momentum day by day.

published on : 25th March 2022

Medha Patkar formally arrested in four cases, including kidnap

Presently lodged at the Dhar district jail (350 km from Bhopal), Patkar was arrested by the district police on Wednesday evening, hours after she was discharged from the Bombay Hospital in Indore.

published on : 12th August 2017

Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar's condition stable: Bombay Hospital 

According to sources, a team of doctors has been constantly monitoring her health. Since she has refused to break her fast, the doctors could give her only water and medicines through intravenous rout

published on : 8th August 2017

Police remove Medha Patkar, others from protest site in MP

The "Narmada Bachao Andolan" founder began fasting in Dhar's Chikhalda village on July 27, demanding proper rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project.

published on : 7th August 2017